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Workshop - Mirror Tribes Street Photography Workshop
Date - 29th April 2018
Venue - Dhobi Ghat, Mahalaxmi
Meeting point – New Shirin Theater, Jacob Circle
Meeting time – 8.45 am
Workshop duration – 3 hours (9 am – 12 noon)
Yogesh Chavan, a graduate from JJ School of Applied Arts, apart from being a visualizer, a poet, a writer and an actor, he is a full time Yoga trainer and Acupressure Therapist. He is also a skilled outdoor adventure sports trainer. He has authored the popular book MATHERAN - A Practical Guide. Many of his images have drawn considerable popularity in many publications including BNHS CEC and MTDCs quarterly magazine - Maharashtra Unlimited. He has sound knowledge of the biodiversity around and currently engaged at Saguna baug on an Agro-Tourism outfit. He is associated in the DCP panel as a Skipper and a naturalist.
Rs 799 per head inclusive of all taxes
Photography guidance by our mentor on framing, composition, techniques
Critical analysis of images before and after the event
Breakfast / lunch
Travel support to and from venue